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Solar On Our RV (2018 Update)

There are no one-size-fits-all RV solar solutions. Most RV solar installations are very customized to the needs and RV lifestyle of the owner. So I'll show you what I've done and we can learn from each other.
08/19/2018
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Add USB and AC Power Plugs Where YOU Need Them

The lack of power receptacles is often a complaint we hear from RV owners. Here are some tips for installing USB and additional AC outlets where you need them in your RV. I'll be you know exactly where you could use some.
04/08/2018

Secret RV Sewer Hose Storage Compartment

Nobody wants to see your nasty sewer hose right? I've come up with a solution for hiding that awkward and flimsy, yet necessary, piece of RV equipment. It will be right where you need it when you need it, you just won't see it or have it taking of valuable space in your storage bin. You'll like this project idea...I promise.
03/02/2018

Installing LED Marker, Clearance and Porch Light on RV

Do you want to upgrade the external lights on your RV, motorhome, trailer, camper or van? Here is how I replaced 14 incandescent marker clearance lights on my RV with LED lights for under $50. I also replaced my old incandescent porch light with a motion sensor low power LED light for added security while overnight parking and boondocking.
10/08/2017

How to Disconnect the Converter Charger Automatically When Using an Inverter

I’ll show you how I installed a switch to automatically disconnect my RV converter charger when my power inverter is used. Some RVs with built-in inverters do this automatically, but I installed my power inverter myself. Now I am adding my own automatic switching to be just like the big boys.
07/24/2017

Best Cell Signal Booster for your RV - weBoost Drive 4G-X RV (2017)

I've used a cell signal booster for the last two years and it has become one of the most important pieces or RV electronics we own. The NEW weBoost Drive 4G-X RV cell signal booster package provides the strongest boost available for vehicles and RVs. It comes complete with the antennas, cable and mounting hardware for a DIY install.
04/17/2017
LevelMatePRO RV Leveling System

The Best Way To Level Your RV

Leveling your RV is a basic skill all RV owners must master. That task just got simpler with this cool new gadget called the LevelMasterPRO. We got together with our friends The RVgeeks to give you a first hand demonstration of this unit on our RV. You're gonna want one!
03/31/2017

Add a Wireless Video Surveillance Monitor and Camera

We often drive long distances in our RV and stay overnight in Walmart parking lots, highway rest stops and other places. I’ve always wanted to install some kind of camera surveillance system that would allow me to see what’s going on outside our door without having to go outside or open a window. Here’s my DIY wireless surveillance monitor and camera setup I installed.
03/05/2017

Secure Your RV Storage Compartments - Replace CH751 Locks

Did you know that many RVs, travel trailers and fifth wheel trailers share the same key for their storage compartments? It’s true. You can use your key tp open comparments on other RVs. It is a dirty little secret in the RV industry. There is a solution though. You can easily replace all of your CH751 locks with high quality secure cam locks.
02/07/2017

Upgrade your Anti-Sway Bars For a safe and stable ride

This suspension upgrade has transformed the entire RV driving experience for me. These how-to videos walk you through the entire process of upgrading the front and rear anti-sway bars on my large class C. I now compare it to the feeling of driving a large SUV. This upgrade is worth the investment and you'll feel safer and more in control behind the wheel.
12/13/2016

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